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Project by Greg The Cajun Box Sculptor posted 742 days ago 1847 views 3 times favorited 32 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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I started sculpting this box around 9pm last night and worked till around 2am when my eyeballs stopped working. I started again about 8am and just completed it around 7:15pm. I am one tired #$%&*#.
I have 3 coats of lacquer on it and still intend to put 4 more…..but enuf for tonight. Time to shower and eat and sleep.
More photos tomorrow after I rest. Good Night.

-- Every step of each project is considered my masterpiece because I want the finished product to reflect the quality of my work. http://www.FineArtBoxes.com





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jaykaypur

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#1 posted 742 days ago

Man that is beautiful. For some reason, it reminds me of my favorite ice cream…chocolate-peanut butter. Great job. It is really nice.

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!

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grizzman

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#2 posted 742 days ago

wow greg, you sure did put in the time for this one, love it, i can see from your avatar that the sculpting has vibrated your head…time to eat and sleep greg…always tomorrow…..we hope…grizz

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

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Bearpie

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#3 posted 742 days ago

Very beautiful box there Greg!

-- Erwin, Jacksonville, FL

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cwdance1

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#4 posted 742 days ago

What a great job. I have made a few of these Andy boxes and until you do one you will never know how much work goes into them. Every time I finish one I swear I will never sand anything that much again. And my attempts at them are no were near as nice as yours.
Thanks for sharing.

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DocSavage45

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#5 posted 742 days ago

Greg, Kudo’s power man! Can see the wave symetry that you are getting into. LOL with the base and legs as well as the angle of the picture, it reminds me of a crab?

Happy Easter!

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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crooked

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#6 posted 742 days ago

You are one fast sculptor! Beautiful work!!

-- al, colorado, crookedbirdhouse.com

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Monte Pittman

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#7 posted 742 days ago

That’s all the longer it takes you? I realize you’re very experienced but I figured a few days. Absolutely beautiful as usual.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it. - It's not ability that we often lack, but the patience to use our ability

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WoodenFrog

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#8 posted 742 days ago

I don’t know how you do it? Flawless boxes evertime! BEAUTIFUL! Great work!

-- Robert B. Sabina, Ohio..... http://www.etsy.com/shop/WoodenfrogWoodenProd

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whitedog

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#9 posted 742 days ago

Wake up you slacker… time to get this thing done . You’ve got more to do, get up you can sleep next week or ???

Great looking box , as alway this one is way above the line.

-- Paul , Calfornia

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lizardhead

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#10 posted 742 days ago

Beautiful job, Such a high gloss finish

-- Lizardhead---Yeah but it's a dry heat--Tempe, Az

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deon

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#11 posted 742 days ago

Beautiful work!

-- Dreaming patterns

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Roger

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#12 posted 742 days ago

Super sculpting, and wood combos. What kind of grinder/s do you use? thnx. Very awesome box!

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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FloridaArt

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#13 posted 742 days ago

Another beauty! What’s nice about your sculpted boxes is that you vary the woods and the patterns here and there. Each one is unique. You’ll have a terrific show.

-- Art | Bradenton, Florida

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BTKS

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#14 posted 742 days ago

This is cool! I could stare at it for freakishly long periods of time. Reminds me of water rings when a rock is dropped in calm water. It’s difficult to create motion in wood but you have done it!

-- "Man's ingenuity has outrun his intelligence" (Joseph Wood Krutch)

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Andy

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#15 posted 742 days ago

Great colors Greg, and very well done!

-- If I can do it, so can you. www.artboxesbyandy.com

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